Paid Extras Job in Albany and Troy New York for Series “The Gilded Age”

By | July 10, 2024

Gilded Age is filming the new season in upstate NY.

The HBO show, now MAX, has been releasing casting calls for Albany area locals who would like a job on set to fill various roles.

The Gilded Age, created by Julian Fellowes, is an HBO series set in the opulent and transformative late 19th century, exploring the intricate lives of the city’s elite and ambitious industrial magnates. Highlighting the era’s extravagant wealth and deep social divides, the show delves into the complex relationships of old money aristocracy and new money tycoons. Currently, there is a casting call for skilled roulette and faro dealers to appear as background actors in the upcoming season, with filming scheduled for August 2024 in Troy/Albany.

Grant Wilfley Casting, Inc. is seeking skilled roulette and faro dealers for the HBO series “The Gilded Age,” scheduled to film in Troy/Albany on August 14, 2024. Applicants must be available for costume fittings in July 2024, be comfortable with 1880s haircut and styling, appear clean-shaven, have no allergies to wool, and be okay working around smoke. The pay rate is $226 for 8 hours, with fitting compensation at a quarter of the pay rate. This role is covered by SAG-AFTRA.




The Gilded Age
Scheduled to film in Troy/Albany August 14, 2024 Must be available for costume fittings in July 2024
Pay rate: $226/8hrs
Fitting Rate: 1/4 check of pay rate
Must be ok with 1880s haircut/styling.
Must be ok appearing cleanshaven.
No allergies to wool and ok working around smoke.
This role is covered by SAG-AFTRA.


Email the following to
• Your Name
• Phone Number
• Are you a member of SAG-AFTRA or Non-SAG
• Dealer experience (roulette, faro, etc.)
• Current Height, Weight, Clothing & Shoe Size
• Attach a Current Photo
Write “INSTA DEALER” in the subject line of your email.
Grant Wilfley Casting, Inc.

Special Ability Pay rate: $226/8hr. Costume fitting during the month of July.


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